Period
to

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
UK > England
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 218 235 244
Rank change year-on-year +17 +9 +33
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 2,604 1,432 1,053
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.73% 1.50% 1.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.75% 3.74% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,193 960 792
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £45,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £65,000 £73,500
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% -11.56% +5.38%
75th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £94,063
90th Percentile £115,000 £105,000 £115,000
UK median annual salary £71,640 £66,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +8.55% -8.97% +3.57%

Public Cloud is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 69,431 38,249 26,783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 46.17% 40.03% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30,633 23,973 21,373
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,858 £32,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £84,750 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £104,806 £97,500 £97,500
UK median annual salary £61,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.09% +4.55% -

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Public Cloud as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in England

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Public Cloud in England.

Salary trend for Public Cloud in England

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Cloud in England over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in England

Public Cloud
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Cloud within the England region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London +35 1,592 £90,000 +12.50% 93
South East -4 334 £63,750 +2.00% 22
North of England -29 257 £64,067 +11.66% 48
Midlands -20 176 £60,000 -4.00% 37
North West -41 147 £65,000 +8.33% 20
West Midlands -36 135 £57,500 -4.17% 28
East of England -47 116 £52,500 +9.38% 8
South West -72 87 £70,000 +33.65% 6
Yorkshire -43 79 £65,000 +18.18% 23
North East +7 31 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East Midlands -33 21 £51,573 -31.24% 9
Public Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, IT jobs citing Public Cloud also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 1,880 (72.20%) AWS
2 1,605 (61.64%) Azure
3 1,224 (47.00%) DevOps
4 1,132 (43.47%) Agile
5 1,059 (40.67%) GCP
6 952 (36.56%) CI/CD
7 942 (36.18%) Python
8 758 (29.11%) Finance
9 741 (28.46%) Kubernetes
10 630 (24.19%) Java
11 622 (23.89%) Terraform
12 614 (23.58%) Linux
13 559 (21.47%) Cloud Native
14 546 (20.97%) Microsoft
15 532 (20.43%) Social Skills
16 524 (20.12%) Docker
17 502 (19.28%) Google
18 459 (17.63%) Infrastructure as Code
19 451 (17.32%) Git (software)
20 429 (16.47%) Jenkins
21 424 (16.28%) Scrum
22 422 (16.21%) Ansible
23 389 (14.94%) PaaS
24 388 (14.90%) SQL
24 388 (14.90%) Microservices
25 375 (14.40%) JavaScript
26 371 (14.25%) Test Automation
27 360 (13.82%) Data Centre
28 346 (13.29%) SaaS
28 346 (13.29%) TDD

Public Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 84 (3.23%) Apache
2 83 (3.19%) IIS
3 82 (3.15%) Apache Spark
3 82 (3.15%) Confluence
4 54 (2.07%) Apache Airflow
5 52 (2.00%) Tomcat
6 34 (1.31%) JBoss
6 34 (1.31%) SharePoint
7 32 (1.23%) OpenStack
8 28 (1.08%) WebLogic
9 15 (0.58%) Commerce Server
10 14 (0.54%) WebSphere
11 13 (0.50%) CMS
12 12 (0.46%) Jetty
13 10 (0.38%) MS Exchange
14 9 (0.35%) Mule
14 9 (0.35%) nginx
15 8 (0.31%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
17 3 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 31 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.35%) InVision
5 6 (0.23%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.077%) Stata
Business Applications
1 28 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (0.58%) R3 Corda
3 5 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.12%) Summit
5 2 (0.077%) Cloudability
5 2 (0.077%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.038%) Maximo
6 1 (0.038%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.038%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.038%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.038%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.038%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.038%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.038%) SAP IBP
6 1 (0.038%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 1,880 (72.20%) AWS
2 1,605 (61.64%) Azure
3 1,059 (40.67%) GCP
4 389 (14.94%) PaaS
5 346 (13.29%) SaaS
6 307 (11.79%) IaaS
7 236 (9.06%) Azure DevOps
8 213 (8.18%) Serverless
9 194 (7.45%) AWS CloudFormation
10 149 (5.72%) Cloud Computing
11 145 (5.57%) Microsoft 365
12 113 (4.34%) GitHub
13 103 (3.96%) OpenShift
14 92 (3.53%) Amazon ECS
15 90 (3.46%) Amazon EKS
16 81 (3.11%) Azure Active Directory
17 75 (2.88%) AWS Lambda
18 66 (2.53%) Amazon Kinesis
19 58 (2.23%) Azure AKS
20 57 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 223 (8.56%) Firewall
2 158 (6.07%) WAN
3 127 (4.88%) DNS
4 90 (3.46%) SD-WAN
5 89 (3.42%) TCP/IP
6 76 (2.92%) LAN
7 65 (2.50%) HTTP
8 64 (2.46%) VPN
8 64 (2.46%) Wireless
9 59 (2.27%) DHCP
10 54 (2.07%) Network Security
11 45 (1.73%) Cisco Nexus
12 40 (1.54%) BGP
13 37 (1.42%) OSPF
14 34 (1.31%) DMZ
14 34 (1.31%) Internet
14 34 (1.31%) SAN
15 29 (1.11%) IPsec
15 29 (1.11%) PPP
16 21 (0.81%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (9.83%) Big Data
2 161 (6.18%) NoSQL
3 137 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 112 (4.30%) Hadoop
5 85 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
6 78 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
7 74 (2.84%) MongoDB
8 73 (2.80%) MySQL
9 68 (2.61%) Oracle Database
10 58 (2.23%) Data Lake
11 57 (2.19%) Amazon Redshift
11 57 (2.19%) Relational Database
12 51 (1.96%) DynamoDB
13 41 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
14 37 (1.42%) BigQuery
15 33 (1.27%) OLAP
16 31 (1.19%) Apache Pinot
16 31 (1.19%) Electronic Patient Records
17 29 (1.11%) InfluxDB
18 24 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 451 (17.32%) Git (software)
2 429 (16.47%) Jenkins
3 142 (5.45%) GitLab
4 133 (5.11%) JIRA
5 110 (4.22%) TeamCity
6 94 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 68 (2.61%) JUnit
8 67 (2.57%) Maven
9 58 (2.23%) Selenium
10 54 (2.07%) WebDriver
11 35 (1.34%) Bitbucket
12 31 (1.19%) SonarQube
13 29 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 26 (1.00%) Artifactory
15 23 (0.88%) Cucumber
15 23 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
16 22 (0.84%) CircleCI
17 17 (0.65%) Gradle
17 17 (0.65%) Spinnaker
18 15 (0.58%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 758 (29.11%) Finance
2 532 (20.43%) Social Skills
3 230 (8.83%) Banking
4 209 (8.03%) Manufacturing
5 183 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
6 149 (5.72%) Public Sector
7 124 (4.76%) Retail
8 100 (3.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 90 (3.46%) Telecoms
10 68 (2.61%) Marketing
11 64 (2.46%) Presentation Skills
12 61 (2.34%) Games
13 51 (1.96%) Law
14 44 (1.69%) Legal
15 39 (1.50%) Front Office
16 32 (1.23%) Advertising
17 31 (1.19%) Retail Banking
18 26 (1.00%) Esports
19 23 (0.88%) Automotive
19 23 (0.88%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 611 (23.46%) Architect
2 325 (12.48%) DevOps Engineer
3 296 (11.37%) Solutions Architect
4 286 (10.98%) Cloud Architect
5 275 (10.56%) Developer
6 255 (9.79%) Cloud Engineer
7 202 (7.76%) Technical Leader
8 139 (5.34%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 133 (5.11%) Consultant
10 111 (4.26%) Azure Architect
11 109 (4.19%) Java Developer
12 101 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 99 (3.80%) AWS Architect
14 85 (3.26%) Senior DevOps
15 83 (3.19%) Analyst
16 81 (3.11%) Data Engineer
17 77 (2.96%) Solutions Architect - Amazon Web Services
18 72 (2.76%) Network Engineer
18 72 (2.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
19 69 (2.65%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (12.02%) Node.js
2 272 (10.45%) .NET
3 212 (8.14%) Kafka
4 195 (7.49%) .NET Core
5 194 (7.45%) Spring
6 122 (4.69%) Spring Boot
7 108 (4.15%) React
8 99 (3.80%) REST
9 84 (3.23%) HTML
10 79 (3.03%) RESTful
11 78 (3.00%) CSS
12 60 (2.30%) Middleware
13 59 (2.27%) AngularJS
14 51 (1.96%) ARM Templates
15 48 (1.84%) Elastic Stack
16 43 (1.65%) jQuery
17 42 (1.61%) JSON
18 37 (1.42%) Django
18 37 (1.42%) GraphQL
19 34 (1.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 559 (21.47%) Cloud Native
2 360 (13.82%) Data Centre
3 186 (7.14%) Life Science
4 137 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
5 132 (5.07%) Private Cloud
6 89 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
7 88 (3.38%) Algorithms
8 75 (2.88%) IoT
9 70 (2.69%) User Experience
10 63 (2.42%) Virtual Team
11 62 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
12 58 (2.23%) Blockchain
13 51 (1.96%) Data Structures
14 50 (1.92%) Management Information System
15 46 (1.77%) iPhone
16 45 (1.73%) Blog
17 41 (1.57%) PKI
18 40 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
19 39 (1.50%) Hackathon
19 39 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 614 (23.58%) Linux
2 338 (12.98%) Windows
3 187 (7.18%) Unix
4 97 (3.73%) Windows Server
5 74 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (1.46%) Solaris
7 34 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (1.27%) Windows Server 2016
9 28 (1.08%) Ubuntu
10 26 (1.00%) Windows 10
11 20 (0.77%) Mac OS X
12 16 (0.61%) Android
12 16 (0.61%) Apple iOS
13 13 (0.50%) CentOS
13 13 (0.50%) Windows 7
13 13 (0.50%) Windows Server 2019
14 9 (0.35%) Mac OS
15 8 (0.31%) AIX
16 6 (0.23%) Debian
17 4 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,224 (47.00%) DevOps
2 1,132 (43.47%) Agile
3 952 (36.56%) CI/CD
4 459 (17.63%) Infrastructure as Code
5 424 (16.28%) Scrum
6 388 (14.90%) Microservices
7 371 (14.25%) Test Automation
8 346 (13.29%) TDD
9 310 (11.90%) Cybersecurity
10 289 (11.10%) BDD
11 273 (10.48%) Analytics
12 271 (10.41%) Mentoring
12 271 (10.41%) Migration
13 264 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
14 262 (10.06%) Full Stack Development
15 253 (9.72%) Kanban
16 247 (9.49%) Computer Science
16 247 (9.49%) Test Strategy
17 243 (9.33%) Deployment Automation
18 240 (9.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 942 (36.18%) Python
2 630 (24.19%) Java
3 388 (14.90%) SQL
4 375 (14.40%) JavaScript
5 282 (10.83%) PowerShell
6 237 (9.10%) Bash
7 144 (5.53%) Go
8 111 (4.26%) C#
9 86 (3.30%) Scala
10 54 (2.07%) Shell Script
11 46 (1.77%) Groovy
12 43 (1.65%) Ruby
13 39 (1.50%) Perl
13 39 (1.50%) PHP
13 39 (1.50%) TypeScript
14 38 (1.46%) C++
15 30 (1.15%) C
16 26 (1.00%) Clojure
17 25 (0.96%) Lisp
18 24 (0.92%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 338 (12.98%) Degree
2 116 (4.45%) Security Cleared
3 99 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 97 (3.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 72 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
6 58 (2.23%) AWS Certification
7 54 (2.07%) CISSP
8 48 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 39 (1.50%) CCNP
10 35 (1.34%) CISM
11 29 (1.11%) OCP
11 29 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
12 28 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
13 27 (1.04%) CCIE
14 26 (1.00%) CISA
15 24 (0.92%) MCSE
16 22 (0.84%) DBS Check
17 21 (0.81%) JNCIP
18 19 (0.73%) DV Cleared
19 17 (0.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (4.99%) QA
2 84 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 74 (2.84%) GDPR
4 52 (2.00%) NIST
5 47 (1.80%) SLA
6 28 (1.08%) PCI DSS
7 25 (0.96%) NCSC
8 22 (0.84%) GRC
9 18 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 18 (0.69%) SOC 2
10 17 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 12 (0.46%) Accessibility
12 8 (0.31%) HIPAA
12 8 (0.31%) NIST 800
12 8 (0.31%) RMADS
13 6 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 5 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
14 5 (0.19%) Data Quality
14 5 (0.19%) GAMP
14 5 (0.19%) GxP
System Software
1 524 (20.12%) Docker
2 189 (7.26%) Active Directory
3 125 (4.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 63 (2.42%) Hyper-V
5 55 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
6 22 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
8 15 (0.58%) vSphere
9 13 (0.50%) VMware NSX
10 11 (0.42%) XenApp
11 10 (0.38%) XenDesktop
12 8 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 8 (0.31%) LXC
12 8 (0.31%) Xen
13 7 (0.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 7 (0.27%) NFS
14 5 (0.19%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 5 (0.19%) Slurm Workload Manager
15 4 (0.15%) Varnish
15 4 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 741 (28.46%) Kubernetes
2 622 (23.89%) Terraform
3 422 (16.21%) Ansible
4 166 (6.37%) Puppet
5 153 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
6 123 (4.72%) Prometheus
7 109 (4.19%) SCCM
8 102 (3.92%) Grafana
9 65 (2.50%) Istio
10 51 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
11 33 (1.27%) Data Guard
11 33 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 31 (1.19%) FortiGate
12 31 (1.19%) SCOM
13 26 (1.00%) Consul
13 26 (1.00%) Rancher
14 25 (0.96%) SCSM
15 17 (0.65%) Kibana
16 16 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
17 15 (0.58%) Packer
Vendors
1 546 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 502 (19.28%) Google
3 191 (7.33%) Oracle
4 176 (6.76%) VMware
5 125 (4.80%) Cisco
6 100 (3.84%) Red Hat
7 94 (3.61%) Apple
8 92 (3.53%) Adobe
9 86 (3.30%) ServiceNow
10 60 (2.30%) Splunk
11 59 (2.27%) IBM
12 56 (2.15%) Fortinet
13 48 (1.84%) Databricks
14 46 (1.77%) Palo Alto
15 45 (1.73%) FIS
16 38 (1.46%) Sun
17 36 (1.38%) Dell
18 33 (1.27%) Citrix
19 32 (1.23%) SaltStack
20 31 (1.19%) Samsung